Seminole Crop E News

Agricultural News for Farmers and Agribusiness in SW Georgia

Cotton Squaring – Plant Bugs

Posted by romeethredge on June 19, 2015

Lots of our cotton is squaring well now but something is feeding on and blasting our squares in many fields.

I spoke with consultant Wes Briggs and he says square retention counts are down and the problem is plant bugs taking them out, so many fields have had to be sprayed for this pest.

Here’s a healthy square._DSC2673 _DSC2671 _DSC2668

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